9 days in Algarve Itinerary

9 days in Algarve Itinerary

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9 days in Algarve Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Albufeira
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Sagres
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Dallas

4
nights
Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
You've now added Albufeira Marina to your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Alvor Boardwalk (in Alvor), Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha) and Carvoeiro Boardwalk (in Carvoeiro). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Falesia Beach, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, get great views at Ponta Da Piedale, and stroll through Algarve.

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Dallas, USA to Albufeira is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Dallas to Albufeira, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dallas in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Albufeira: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 62°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Sagres.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lagos, Portimao, Carvoeiro Boardwalk, Algarve
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Albufeira Marina ©
Albufeira Marina
Zoomarine Algarve ©
Zoomarine Algarve
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach

3
nights
Sagres

Sagres ©
Though the town of Sagres has roots in the Portuguese Age of Discovery, it is better known by visitors as a peaceful, rugged resort spot with great surfing beaches.
On the 10th (Thu), stroll through Telheiro Beach, contemplate the long history of Fortaleza de Sagres, then take some stellar pictures from Pontal da Carrapateira, and finally don't miss a visit to Cape Saint Vincent. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Luz, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Amado, and then contemplate the long history of Ponta do Castelo.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Sagres journey builder app .

Getting from Albufeira to Sagres by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Sagres can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sagres

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Aljezur, Telheiro Beach, Ponta do Castelo, Praia da Luz
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Telheiro Beach ©
Telheiro Beach
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Fortaleza de Sagres ©
Fortaleza de Sagres

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